General Rules

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  • Can you do a one-way ticket? Yes.
  • Can you do a stop-over on a one-way ticket? No.
  • Can you do a stopover on round-trip ticket? Yes; 2 in each direction, so long as they cover 2 regions.
  • Is a stopover allowed anywhere en route? Yes, except for the departure region.
  • Is an open-jaw routing allowed? Yes.
  • Is an open-jaw allowed? Yes.
  • Is a double open-jaw allowed? Yes.
  • Is a stopover and open-jaw allowed? Yes.
  • What is the maximum segments on a round-trip ticket?

Same region award – 2 flight segments per direction (4 per roundtrip); Two region award – 3 flight segments per direction (6 per roundtrip); Three region award – 4 flight segments per direction (8 per roundtrip)

  • Can flights be changed after start of itinerary? No.
  • Are fuel surcharges imposed? Yes. Minimal fuel surcharges on LOT, Air New Zealand, Avianca and Taca
  • Award holds? Yes; 5 days.
  • Is there a phone booking fee? No.

Pros and Cons


  • Very generous routing rules.
  • No booking fee over the phone.
  • Early access to Lufthansa First Class.


  • Fuel surcharges are on most partner airlines.
  • No award bookings within 48 hours of departure.

Phone Number

1-800-581-6400(Hours: Monday through Friday, 8a-8p Monday through Friday)

Transfer Partners

SPG 1:1

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